NYMag: The New York Times Is Now Supported by Readers, Not Advertisers

If this is true, it’s exciting – the New York Times is now generating more revenue from subscribers than it is from advertisers. My only worry is that they’re doing this by publishing more crappy click bait to social media; I’ve clicked through on stories a few times lately, only to find what I’d charitably describe as nicely edited, reworded press releases. This article about ebay from Saturday was a prime example. Still, if the old grey lady can pull this off, it gives hope to lovers of quality journalism everywhere

NYMag: The New York Times Is Now Supported by Readers, Not Advertisers

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